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News: Utility lines down after crash in downtown Des Moines

DES MOINES, IA -- Utility lines were down late Thursday afternoon after a vehicle accident in downtown Des Moines, according to Des Moines Police Department.

Officers responded to the scene at the corner of 10th Street and Crocker Street shortly before 4:45 p.m.

It was unclear what led up to the crash, but the report was included in a string of weather-related traffic issues recorded by the department.

Authorities said the intersection was shut down for a short time as crews worked to restore the downed lines.

No injuries have been reported as of this writing.

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